Thomas Lemieux

University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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1.

Occupational Tasks and Changes in the Wage Structure

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5542
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 07 Mar 2011
Sergio Firpo, Nicole M. Fortin and Thomas Lemieux
Insper, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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wage inequality, polarization, occupational tasks, offshoring, RIF-regressions

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Regression Discontinuity Designs in Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w14723
Number of pages: 111 Posted: 17 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2022
David Lee and Thomas Lemieux
Princeton University and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Citation 180

Performance Pay and Wage Inequality

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2850
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 05 Jul 2007
Thomas Lemieux, W. Bentley MacLeod and Daniel Parent
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, Princeton University and McGill University - Department of Economics
Downloads 247 (226,665)
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performance pay, compensation, bonus pay, incentive pay, wage inequality

Performance Pay and Wage Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w13128
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 16 Nov 2022
Thomas Lemieux, W. Bentley MacLeod and Daniel Parent
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, Princeton University and McGill University - Department of Economics
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Regression Discontinuity Designs: A Guide to Practice

NBER Working Paper No. t0337
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2022
Guido W. Imbens and Thomas Lemieux
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 205 (271,105)
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Regression Discontinuity Designs: A Guide to Practice

NBER Working Paper No. w13039
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 19 Aug 2022
Guido W. Imbens and Thomas Lemieux
Stanford Graduate School of Business and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Decomposition Methods in Economics

NBER Working Paper No. w16045
Number of pages: 118 Posted: 07 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 06 May 2023
Nicole M. Fortin, Thomas Lemieux and Sergio Firpo
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Insper
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Weak Identification in Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Designs

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 16 May 2010 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2016
Donna Feir, Thomas Lemieux and Vadim Marmer
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Vancouver School of Economics
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Nonparametric inference; treatment effect; size distortions; Anderson-Rubin test; robust confidence set; class size effect

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Unconditional Quantile Regressions

NBER Working Paper No. t0339
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2023
Sergio Firpo, Nicole M. Fortin and Thomas Lemieux
Insper, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Alcohol, Marijuana, and American Youth: The Unintended Effects of Government Regulation

NBER Working Paper No. w4212
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 Jul 2001 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2022
John E. DiNardo and Thomas Lemieux
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Unionization and Wage Inequality: A Comparative Study of the U.S, the U.K., and Canada

NBER Working Paper No. w9473
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Feb 2003 Last Revised: 22 May 2022
David Card, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Labor Market Institutions and the Distribution of Wages, 1973-1992: A Semiparametric Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w5093
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 26 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2022
John E. DiNardo, Nicole M. Fortin and Thomas Lemieux
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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The Minimum Wage, Turnover, and the Shape of the Wage Distribution

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16514
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 12 Oct 2023
University of Ottawa, University of British Columbia (UBC), University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of Winnipeg
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minimum wages, wage distribution

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Dropout and Enrollment Trends in the Post-War Period: What Went Wrong in the 1970s?

NBER Working Paper No. w7658
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 16 May 2000 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2022
David Card and Thomas Lemieux
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Post-Secondary Education and Increasing Wage Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w12077
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 May 2006 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2022
Thomas Lemieux
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Unions and Wage Inequality: The Roles of Gender, Skill and Public Sector Employment

NBER Working Paper No. w25313
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Dec 2018 Last Revised: 02 Mar 2023
David Card, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Unions and Wage Inequality: The Roles of Gender, Skill and Public Sector Employment

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11964
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Dec 2018
David Card, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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wage inequality, wage structure, unions, collective bargaining, Canada, United States, public sector

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Labour Market Reforms and Changes in Wage Inequality in the United Kingdom and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w8413
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 13 Aug 2001 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2022
Amanda Gosling and Thomas Lemieux
University of Essex - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Comparative Advantage, Learning, and Sectoral Wage Determination

NBER Working Paper No. w8889
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Apr 2002 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2022
Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Sloan School and Department of Economics, Harvard University - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and McGill University - Department of Economics
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Minimum Wages and Youth Employment in France and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w6111
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 21 Jul 1998 Last Revised: 19 May 2023
Cornell University Department of Economics, National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - National School for Statistical and Economic Administration (ENSAE), University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Centre d'Economie de la Sorbonne
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Can Falling Supply Explain the Rising Return to College for Younger Men? A Cohort-Based Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w7655
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 16 May 2000 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2022
David Card and Thomas Lemieux
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Education, Earnings, and the "Canadian G.I. Bill"

NBER Working Paper No. w6718
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 18 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2022
Thomas Lemieux and David Card
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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The Changing Nature of Wage Inequality

NBER Working Paper No. w13523
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2022
Thomas Lemieux
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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An Empirical Model of Labor Supply in the Underground Economy

NBER Working Paper No. w3392
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2022
Bernard Fortin, Thomas Lemieux and Pierre Frechette
Université Laval - Département d'Économique, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Université Laval
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The Evolution of the Returns to Human Capital in Canada, 1980-2005

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4809
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Mar 2010
Brahim Boudarbat, Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
School of Industrial Relations, University of Montreal, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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human capital, wage differentials, Canada

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Incentive Effects of Social Assistance: A Regression Discontinuity Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w10541
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2022
Thomas Lemieux and Kevin S. Milligan
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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The Effects of Product Market Competition on Collective Bargaining Agreements: The Case of Foreign Competition in Canada

NBER Working Paper No. w3808
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 19 May 2023
John M. Abowd and Thomas Lemieux
Cornell University Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 55 (677,849)
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Does Public Health Insurance Reduce Labor Market Flexibility or Encourage the Underground Economy? Evidence from Spain and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w4402
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2022
Sara de la Rica and Thomas Lemieux
Universidad del Pais Vasco and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Supply Side Hysterisis: the Case of the Canadian Unemployment Insurance System

NBER Working Paper No. w6732
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 09 Jan 1999 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2022
Thomas Lemieux and W. Bentley MacLeod
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Top Incomes in Canada: Evidence from the Census

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9037
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 18 May 2015
Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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income inequality, top incomes, labour's share, executive compensation, rent extraction

Top Incomes in Canada: Evidence from the Census

NBER Working Paper No. w21347
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 01 May 2022
Thomas Lemieux and W. Craig Riddell
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Adapting to Circumstances: The Evolution of Work, School, and Living Arrangements Among North American Youth

NBER Working Paper No. w6142
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 10 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2022
David Card and Thomas Lemieux
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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The Effects of International Competiton on Collective Bargaining Outcomes: a Comparison of the United States and Canada

NBER Working Paper No. w3352
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 19 May 2023
John M. Abowd and Thomas Lemieux
Cornell University Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Wage Dispersion, Returns to Skill, and Black-White Wage Differentials

NBER Working Paper No. w4365
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 07 Dec 2022
David Card and Thomas Lemieux
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Unemployment in the Great Recession: A Comparison of Germany, Canada and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w20694
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2023
Florian Hoffmann and Thomas Lemieux
University of British Columbia (UBC) and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Changes in the Relative Structure of Wages and Employment: A Comparison of the United States, Canada, and France

NBER Working Paper No. w5487
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 06 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2022
David Card, Francis Kramarz and Thomas Lemieux
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) - National School for Statistical and Economic Administration (ENSAE) and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Changing Wage Structure and Black-White Differentials Among Men and Women: A Longitudinal Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w4755
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 06 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 31 Dec 2022
David Card and Thomas Lemieux
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
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Labor Market Institutions and the Distribution of Wages: The Role of Spillover Effects

NBER Working Paper No. w28375
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 14 Jul 2023
Nicole M. Fortin, Thomas Lemieux and Neil Lloyd
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC)
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Right-to-Work Laws, Unionization, and Wage Setting

NBER Working Paper No. w30098
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 06 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2023
Nicole M. Fortin, Thomas Lemieux and Neil Lloyd
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics, University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC)
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Supply Side Hysteresis: The Case of the Canadian Unemployment Insurance System

Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 78, Issue 1-2, pp. 139-170, October 2000
Posted: 19 Aug 2001
Thomas Lemieux and W. Bentley MacLeod
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics and Princeton University

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Unemployment insurance, Learning, Incentives, Unemployment, Hysteresis

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Diverging Male Wage Inequality in the United States and Canada, 1981-1988: Do Institutions Explain the Difference?

INDUSTRIAL AND LABOR RELATIONS REVIEW, July 1997
Posted: 09 Apr 1997
John E. DiNardo and Thomas Lemieux
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics

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